Tame Impala – “Let It Happen” Video

Tame Impala previewed their video for Currents’ opening epic “Let It Happen” last week, and now the final cut has arrived. The video’s protagonist blurs the line between nervous breakdown, medical crisis, and hallucination, most memorably when he finds himself strapped to an airplane seat falling through the sky. Watch below. Currents is out now on Interscope. Read our Tame…

Meet the World’s Youngest Master Penman – Jake

When reflecting on elementary school penmanship lessons, it’s safe to say very few pupils would consider them a time of great self expression or creativity. For Jake Weidmann, though, it’s an artform. At 30 years old, Weidmann is the youngest Master Penman in the world by three decades, and one of only twelve who can claim that title. Master Penmen…

$32 Worth of Electronics Can Open Almost Any Keyless Car Door or Garage

Here’s another great reason to lock your doors, hide under some sheets, and never leave your home again. Samy Kamkar, already well known for cracking Master combination locks, has built a $32 wireless device that can intercept and steal the wireless codes used to open keyless car doors and garages. At DefCon in Las Vegas, Kamkar revealed his RollJam device,…

Hot Chip Cover LCD Soundsystem’s “All My Friends” With Nancy Whang

Photo by Tonje Thilesen During Hot Chip‘s show at Webster Hall in New York last night, they covered a song by their friends LCD Soundsystem. During their rendition of “All My Friends”, they got some help from some special guests: Sinkane and LCD Soundsystem’s Nancy Whang. Watch it happen below via Brooklyn Vegan. A video posted by @lamissdac onAug 5,…

CALBUCO | Martin Heck – Timestorm Films

Volcano Calbuco erupted on April 22, 2015, for the first time in four decades. Located close to the cities of Puerto Varas and Puerto Montt in southern Chile. We spend the prior couple of days on the neighboring volcano Osorno (~20km linear distance) shooting timelapses. After an amazing night under the nightsky we took the cable car downwards after a…

The Square Reader Credit Card Skimming Hack

The Square Reader has helped lower the barrier to entry for many small retailers keen to take payments on card. Now, though, new research reveals that it’s possible to turn one of the readers into a skimmer. Security researchers have discovered that it’s possible to disable the encryption systems on the device to garner card details. “During a valid sale,…